SARGODHA: A mother and two daughters were hacked to death with an axe by a feudal landlord when they turned down his marriage proposal, Aaj News reported.
Manzoor Makeen, the landlord was irritated that his brother Lal Khan refused to give his niece’s hand in marriage.
In a bout of anger, Makeen, killed Khan’s sister-in-law, Zaibunnisa, and nieces Misbah and Ishrat, with an axe, police said.
The attack took place in the middle of the night when everyone was sleeping.
Makeen is on the run.